NW NEWS: Four children taken to hospital after 'serious' fire in Manchester
Firefighters were called to the blaze in Withington, Manchester, at about 2.20am on this morning.
A spokesman for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service said one man and four children, aged between 10 and 17, were taken to hospital.
Four fire engines were called to the scene in Parsonage Road, along with police and ambulances.
The cause of the blaze is due to be investigated jointly with Greater Manchester Police.